Film review: Top Gun: Maverick

Tom Cruise brings returns to the role that made him a superstar in this sequel that surpasses the original while respecting the legacy it started.

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Non-fiction reads of the week

The Dreaming Path • The Widow of Walcha • Reckoning

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Film review: Everything went fine

François Ozon signs touching and poignant drama about a daughter assisting her sickly father to die with dignity. With Sophie Marceau.

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Film review: Operation Mincemeat

Colin Firth and Matthew Mcfayden bring class and dignity to this British adaption of one of the most implausible episodes of espionage in WWII. It…

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Film review: Petite maman

Céline Sciamma follows her critical behemoth, Portrait of a Lady on Fire, with a modest, humble and whimsical time-travel story about daughters and mothers.

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Film review: After Yang

Colin Farrell contemplates what makes him human, in this beautifully shot, philosophical sci-fi drama. Directed by Kongonada and score by Ryuichi Sakamoto.

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Film review: The Northman

Bloody, brutal, but intensely entertaining, Robert Eggers’s Viking epic delivers on its promises. With Alexander Skarsgård, Nicole Kidman and Ethan Hawke.

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Film review: Everything Everywhere All At Once

A sci-fi, universe-hopping, mind-bending creative fest is also one of the most personal and relatable films we’re likely to see this year. Starring Michelle Yeoh.

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Film review: Memoria

Quiet and contemplative as always, the Thai master Apichatpong Weerasethakul brings us another visual poem, this time with the help of a dedicated Tilda Swinton.

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